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Updated CABG And PCI Guidelines

Commentary - The New and Revised 2011 ACCF/AHA PCI and CABG Guidelines: A Revascularization Consensus is at the Heart of the Matter
by Frederick G. Kushner, MD.

The simultaneous publication of these two evidence based practice guidelines, and their uniquely shared revascularization section represents an unprecedented joint effort by cardiologists and cardiovascular surgeons... Read the full commentary
 

2011 ACCF/AHA Guideline for Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery


 

  • Updates the 2004 ACC/AHA Guideline for Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery
  • First-time collaboration between two writing groups – CABG and PCI -  for Revascularization Recommendations
  • Addresses which patient to revascularize with which procedure  - CABG or PCI


    Read the Executive Summary in Circulation
    Circulation. 2011, published online before print November 7, 2011, 10.1161/CIR.0b013e31823b5fee.

    Read the full article in Circulation
    Circulation. 2011, published online before print November 7, 2011, 10.1161/CIR.0b013e31823c074e.

2011 ACCF/AHA/SCAI Guidelines for Percutaneous Coronary Intervention


 

  • Updates the 2007 ACCF/AHA/SCAI Percutaneous Coronary Intervention Guidelines
  • Unique, first-time collaboration between two writing groups on revascularization recommendations
  • Reorganized into intuitive sections on pre-procedural, procedural, and post-procedural considerations


    Read the Executive Summary in Circulation
    Circulation. 2011, published online before print November 7, 2011, 10.1161/CIR.0b013e31823b5fee.

    Read the full article in Circulation
    Circulation. 2011, published online before print November 7, 2011, 10.1161/CIR.0b013e31823c074e.

Supporting Materials for CABG

Resources for CABG

 

Related Statements and Guidelines for CABG


Supporting Materials for PCI

Resources for PCI

 

 

 


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Posted by Stacy AHA Science on Nov 7, 2011 2:01 PM US/Central

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